Southdown B&B
1 Southdown Cottages, Higher Clovelly, Clovelly, Devon EX39 5SA
Phone: +44(0)1237 431504        Email:                                                     

The view from our guest bedrooms

Discover Clovelly, the beautiful Hartland Peninsula and stay with us at Southdown Bed & Breakfast

You'll find a warm welcome, and a great breakfast, at Southdown B&B - 
an extended 300 year old cottage situated in beautiful countryside 
on the Hartland Peninsula at Higher Clovelly in North Devon. 

With wonderful views across open farmland 
out to sea, Southdown is set on the 
North Devon Hartland Heritage Coast 
in an 
area of outstanding natural beauty, 
and in an ideal location to stay and visit the
including the unique village of Clovelly,

Our guest bedrooms are both en suite
 and, weather permitting, they 
have sea views across Bideford Bay. 

Rooms have free Wi-fi, Freeview TV, hairdryers, towels and 
tea/coffee making facilitiesBreakfast is included in the room price,
and meals are served in our guest dining room.
We have off road parking and can garage cycles.
If you don't want to use your car, then 
(limited rural day services - none in the evening. See link to timetable on Local Information page)

We enjoy meeting people from all over the world, and
we'll do all we can to make sure you have a great stay! 
Helen & Brian

We can also arrange or provide for you..............

                         * Walker services                                                     * Packed Lunches
                                            * Evening Meals (pre-booked)                                  * Luggage Transfers
                                                                                         freetobook Reviews

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Entries in our Visitors Book
All the entries in our Visitors Book here at Southdown are shown below.
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Thanks very much to everyone for taking the time to review and comment.  
Helen & Brian

'It was lovely here. The food and the rooms were great. Thank you! :)'
Family K, Pfronten, Germany, August 2019

'Thankyou so much for a lovely welcoming stay. We will certainly return in the near future.'
G&J, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland, July 2019

'Thank you for a wonderful stay in an amazing place!
Lovely breakfast, spotlessly clean, lovely people.'
S&A, Durham, England, July 2019

'Thank you very much for this beautiful bed and breakfast and your friendliness'
B&H, Germany, July 2019

'Lovely room and Hosts - Thank you'
A&M, New Plymouth, New Zealand, July 2019

'Thank you for the hospitality. 
It was a beautiful Pension and a delicious breakfast'
M&R, Beutersitz, Germany, July 2019

'Lovely place to stay, everything perfect! Spotlessly clean, lovely food, lovely people.'
JH, Devon, England, July 2019

'Thankyou so much for a wonderful stay. Excellent location, very comfortable and superb hosts!
Lovely breakfast. Looking forward to returning! Thanks again Brian & Helen'
N&J, Norfolk, England, July 2019

'What a lovely place. The location is perfect - just off the main road so lovely & quiet - and oh the views!
beautiful both day & night. The rooms are large & comfy with comfy chairs & even down to the thick cotton sheets.
Most of the artwork is local & the nautical theme... The food & hospitality is second to none.
I have thoroughly enjoyed myself. Thank you Brian & Helen'
MR, Midsomer Norton, UK & Texas USA, July 2019

'Just right for a quick visit to the area. Thankyou.'
MS, Somerset, England, July 2019

'Thank you for sharing your beautiful home. We had a wonderful stay,
made better by your very welcoming hospitality and delicious home cooked meals.
The best gooseberry crumble I have ever had :)'
SW, Townsville, Australia, July 2019

'Thank you for your hospitality. Our room was lovely and the breakfast was delicious.
What more could we ask for. My husband enjoyed his runs in the area.'
J&D, Cheshire, England, July 2019

'Helen and Brian, thank you so much for making us feel so at home. We do hope to come
back soon. Delicious breakfast and super-comfortable room; thanks again!!!
B&N, Novara, Italy, June 2019

'Thank you so much for your hospitality. We thoroughly enjoyed staying in your
beautiful home. Thank you for wonderful breakfasts - we will be back!'
L&H, Northants, England, June 2019

'Thanks a lot Helen & Brian for your warm welcome & for your kind hospitality and yummy
breakfast! It was nice having been here and we will mention it in www by many points!
See you later and thank you!'
T&R, Munster, Germany, June 2019

'I can't thank you enough for everything from the lovely vegan meal to the 
loan of the usb plug. Lovely place and wonderful hosts'
RW, Norfolk, England, June 2019

'Thanx Helen & Brian for your hospitality. Wonderful place to stay.
2 fabulous days behind us.'
A&T, Cologne, Germany, June 2019

'Thank you for all your hospitality and delicious breakfast. 
A delightful and comfortable night.'
A&P, Sydney & Canberra, Australia, June 2019

'Thank you very much for your wonderful hospitality. On a long trip away from home, it is lovely
to stay with such friendly hosts. Room, food and travel advice were excellent.
My favourite B&B on our trip around England.'
J&C, Queensland, Australia, June 2019

'Faultless!! Wonderful hospitality, fabulously comfortable & the best porridge ever! Thank you.'
G&D, Bath, England, June 2019

'Warm welcome, nice room, tasty breakfast with the best coffee we've ever been served in England! Great!'
P& A, Grevenbroich, Germany, June 2019

'On the family history trail! A totally perfect stopover on our travels. Highly recommend. Love the Nest Cam!'
E,T&C, Surrey, England, May 2019

'Lovely night, gorgeous sunset from Westward Ho! and a nice day for a walk today - very restful'
P&C, Truro, Cornwall, May 2019

'Thank you for a lovely stay! Everything was perfect - wonderful breakfast, 
comfortable rooms and attention to detail!' 
J&R, South Africa, May 2019

'Lovely stay, bed was comfy. Beautiful place and lovely host. Thank you.'
D&N, Plymouth, England, May 2019

'What a wonderful corner in the world! Pretty landscape, best weather.
Thank you very much for these pleasant holidays!'
D&A, Sande, Germany, May 2019

'Fantastic. Very nice rooms. Fab breakfast.'
S&B, Wincanton, England, May 2019

'Thank you Helen & Brian - wonderful breakfast & lovely to use your beautiful china.
A very comfortable welcoming stay'
C&D, Auckland, New Zealand, May 2019

'Lovely stay, charming cottage, hosts welcoming. Fab views & nature.'
J&J, Cardiff, Wales, May 2019

'Perfect in every respect. 5* attention to comfort and detail'
RH, Moreton in Marsh, England, May 2019

'Delightful stay, with wonderful hospitality and a delicious breakfast.
Looking forward to a return visit!'
D,A&H, Bristol & Glastonbury, England, May 2019

'Thank you Helen & Brian for a wonderful weekend. Your rooms are so comfortable & have everything we need.
Thank you for making our little dog so welcome. Delicious breakfasts! We will hopefully be back &
will definitely recommend to friends and family'
R&F, Devon, England, November 2018

'A perfect final two nights in England! Our long coastal hike was spectacular! Our goal for the trip fulfilled!
Your hospitality and accommodation were superb. Highly recommended to friends.'
R&S, Wisconsin, USA, October 2018

'A lovely time. Thanks so much Helen & Brian and good luck for future success in your new venture. x'
H&S, Wolverhampton, England, September 2018

'A very comfortable stay' - R,S&S, Somerset, England, September 2018

'Brilliant hospitality, accommodation superb, thanks Helen & Brian' - G,S&S, Edinburgh, Scotland, September 2018

'Great to be back!' - B&S, Wales, September 2018

'Thank you Brian & Helen - great hospitality & comfortable - the help with lifts to start & finish our
walking - much appreciated - good luck! - J&J, Dorset, England, September 2018

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Nearby places
Hartland Point

Hartland lighthouse